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Maitland, Antony 1935-

Works: 87 works in 375 publications in 6 languages and 10,292 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Ghost stories  Fairy tales  Folk tales  Adventure stories  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Translator, Editor, Other
Classifications: PR4564, FIC
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Publications about Antony Maitland
Publications by Antony Maitland
Most widely held works about Antony Maitland
Most widely held works by Antony Maitland
The ghost of Thomas Kempe by Penelope Lively( Book )
20 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in English and held by 1,415 libraries worldwide
The ghost of a seventeenth-century sorcerer emerges as a poltergeist and attempts to make young James his apprentice
The mystery of Edwin Drood by Charles Dickens( Book )
8 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and Italian and held by 1,034 libraries worldwide
Introduces an array of characters, from the sinister to the comic, and moves to a haunting climax in an atmospheric murder mystery that features the seemingly benevolent John Jasper, a secret opium addict, and his relationship with his newly engaged nephew, Edwin Drood
A dog so small by Philippa Pearce( Book )
31 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 633 libraries worldwide
For months, Ben Blewitt had been thinking about dogs. Alsatians, Great Danes, mastiffs, bloodhounds, borzois ... so imagine his disappointment when, for his birthday, Ben received not a dog but a picture of a dog. Ben's imagination soon got to work, though, and that's when his strange adventures began
Smith by Leon Garfield( Book )
30 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 610 libraries worldwide
Historisch in Londen spelend verhaal over een zakkenrollertje dat zich, doordat hij een moordaanslag gezien heeft, moet verbergen voor de Londense onderwereld
The green fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
Contains fairy tales gathered from the folklore of Russia, Germany, Italy, France, Spain, China, Scotland, and Ireland
The ghost downstairs by Leon Garfield( Book )
9 editions published between 1972 and 1984 in English and held by 503 libraries worldwide
A greedy clerk sells seven years off the end of his life but thinks he has tricked the buyer by selling from the first end not the last
Stories from Shakespeare by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
Retells the stories of Shakespeare's comedies and tragedies for young people
Devil in the fog by Leon Garfield( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 1988 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
A suspenseful tale of a strolling player in eighteenth-century England who discovers that he is really the son of a gentleman
The drummer boy by Leon Garfield( Book )
7 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and held by 359 libraries worldwide
After the defeat of their regiment in France, a drummer boy and six other survivors struggle back to England and uncertain destinies
The phantom cyclist, and other ghost stories by Ruth Ainsworth( Book )
5 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
Idle Jack by Antony Maitland( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
Although he is large, stupid, and lazy, Jack manages to take advantage of his shortcomings
Black Jack by Leon Garfield( Book )
15 editions published between 1968 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 326 libraries worldwide
A young apprentice in eighteenth-century London begins a strange adventure when he inadvertently becomes involved with a wanted criminal and a girl who is reputedly mad
Mrs. Cockle's cat by Philippa Pearce( Book )
21 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Peter, the cat, goes looking for fresh fish, and Mrs. Cockle follows him
The usurping ghost, and other encounters and experiences by Susan Dickinson( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
The wonder-dog : the collected children's stories of Richard Hughes by Richard Hughes( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
A collection of thirty short stories
I like this poem : a collection of best-loved poems chosen by children for other children by Kaye Webb( Book )
14 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Offers a selection of poems chosen by children from six and seven to fourteen years old, with comments from the children explaining what they like about the poem
John Diamond by Leon Garfield( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and Danish and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Unsettling words from his father before he dies set 12-year-old William on a mission to London where he encounters an odd assortment of characters, some of whom seem determined to kill him
The bear who liked hugging people, and other stories by Ruth Ainsworth( Book )
2 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Thirteen brief stories about witches, animals, toys and the everyday adventures of small children
Mister Corbett's ghost by Leon Garfield( Book )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
The apprentice wished for nothing more than the death of his hated master but he finds the burden of the man's ghost too great to bear
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Alternative Names
Maitland, Anthony
Maitland, Anthony 1935-
Maitland, Antony
メイトランド, アントニー
メイトランド, アントニィ
English (199)
Japanese (2)
Danish (1)
Italian (1)
Korean (1)
Dutch (1)
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